The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank - 13 8
Permanent jobs citing Retail 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 8.33% 12.50%
As % of the General category - 11.54% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Retail
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thames Valley region.

General Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
0 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 72.22% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 5
Average salary - £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Retail
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Thames Valley region.

Retail Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
7 4 (26.67%) CRM
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (20.00%) EAM
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (13.33%) SOA
9 2 (13.33%) Toad
9 2 (13.33%) XML
9 2 (13.33%) Solaris
9 2 (13.33%) Linux
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (13.33%) Workflow
9 2 (13.33%) Migration

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (6.67%) HFM
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (13.33%) Essbase
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
General
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Consultant
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Procurement Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) EAM
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Hyperion